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PONTIANUS

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Originally appearing in Volume V22, Page 66 of the 1911 Encyclopedia Britannica.
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PONTIANUS, pope from 230 to 235. He was exiled by the emperor Maximinus to Sardinia, and in consequence of this sentence resigned (Sept. 28, 235). He was succeeded by Anteros.
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